Dr. V.K Abdul Azeez, a Veteran Consultant Surgeon & Managing Director of Daya General Hospital Thrissur is the Chairman of M.T.M Trust and College, Veliyancode. The College is named after his beloved father M.T. Mammad Haji (Late) who was a progressive and forward looking person. It was his earnest desire to impart modern education to the future generations which he did to the best of his ability. MTM Trust and College is dedicated to his everlasting memory. Dr. Azeez is making an earnest effort to fulfill his father's dreams into reality. MTM College was established in 2014 with three graduate courses and 100 students. It has recorded a rapid growth; and 800 students are now studying there for 8 different degree courses. It is beyond all doubt true that the public has immensely supported this institute of learning and education. It is a blessing to the students of Veliyancode Panchayath, Malappuram & Thrissur Districts. Those who cannot afford the rising cost of higher education in metros and cities can avail the value based and inexpensive education at MTM College Veliyancode. The College Management is intending to expand the infrastructure facilities of the college. MTM Sports Village under construction is nearing completion. The work of MTM Public Library and MTM Rural IT Park is progressing well and it is scheduled to be finished in the Academic Year 2020-21.
It is proposed to start industry oriented and value added courses in aviation and logistics under the career enrichment programme. These courses enable the students to secure employment immediately after graduation. Graduates in any stream with diploma or certificate courses in aviation or logistics are likely to get job placements in airlines or airports and seaports, export & import business, cargo clearing and forwarding agencies. The growth of this educational institution is amazing and the entire credit for this glittering performance goes to the Chairman and his wife Professor Hava Humma who have steered ahead MTM Trust and College.
Dr Abdul Azeez is an avid reader, a gifted speaker and a talented writer. He is a columnist who writes occasionally about health topics and subjects related to health care in newspapers and periodicals. He delivers speeches and engage classes on visual media platforms.TV channels like Asianet, Kairali, Janam TV, Jeevan TV have televised his TV programs.
It was during his service as Deputy Superintendent of Thrissur Medical College, an organisation called 'Friends of Medical College' was formed. The prime objective of this organisation was the infrastructure development of Medical College. Maintenance and installation of medical college equipments, hiring and employment of temporary clerical and security staff was also done by them. 'Janata Pharmacy' was established in college campus to help the penniless poor patients and made medicine available at a subsidized rate .This move was opposed by the pharmaceutical traders as it had dashed their hope to make undue profit and dealt a heavy blow to the unethical trade practices.
After leaving Govt. Medical service he took initiative to set up Daya Speciality Surgical Centre. After 6 years Daya General Hospital; a 300 bedded Multi-Super Specialty Hospital having all modern amenities and facilities was inaugurated. Daya General Hospital was a dream project of Dr. Abdul Azeez for which he made an all out effort and became a reality.
Dr. Abdul Azeez has been awarded and honored by many organizations and NGOs for his excellence in healthcare as well as humanitarian service. A few are mentioned below:
- • Indian achievers award for health excellence awarded to Dr. V.K Abdul Azeez on 02/08/2018 for maximum utilization of CSR Funds.
- • Clinical excellence award for having performed more than 100000 surgeries, by Bishop Mar Aprem
- • Award in recognition of 50 thyroid camps by Lions club international to Dr.V.K Abdul Azeez (2012-2013)
- • Everlasting relationship award to Dr. V.K Abdul Azeez by Thrissur Satellite Cable Network Pvt. Ltd.
Besides being a renowned General Surgeon, he has a passion for farming and agriculture. A wide variety of vegetables and fruits are grown in his organic farm in Kondayur, Deshamangalam. He is fond of cultivating his own Paddy fields in his native village, Veliyancode.
Dr. Abdul Azeez is a man of many talents; Academic, Administrator, Educationist, Entrepreneur and a Nature Conservationist. He is caring and compassionate who reaches out to his fellow human beings in distress.